Modified Leaves

Modified Leaves

A modified leaf is a leaf that performs functions other than the general photosynthesis and transpiration. In this picture is an Onion. The edible portion of an onion is a swollen leaf. This type of modified leaf is called a storage leaf.

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by | August 27, 2012 · 10:25 pm

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